National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth Scholarship
|Scholarship Name:||National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth Scholarship|
|Scholarship Description:||Scholarship offered by the National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth to high school and college students.|
|Number of Scholarships:||At least two (2) awards|
|Official Transcript Required:|
|References and Letter of Recommendations Required:||At least one (1) letter of recommendation|
|Original Essay Required:||Yes|
|Additional Requirements and Information:||1) Must be currently homeless or have been homeless during applicant’s K-12 school years; 2) Must not be older than twenty-one (21) years of age as of September 1, 2016; 3) Must not have completed more than two (2) academic years of college as of September 1, 2016; 4) Transcript(s) required; 5) Unofficial transcript(s) accepted.
• Scholarships will be awarded on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at the NAEHCY conference in Orlando, Florida. Scholarship winners receive an all-expense paid trip to the conference to receive their awards.
• While the scholarship is a one time award, additional financial support may be available for recipients in subsequent years.
|Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply):||Online application|
|Additional Applicant Requirements:||May be a graduating high school senior, high school graduate, GED recipient or current college student|
|Category (Select all that apply):||Age, Need-based, Merit-based, Community Service, Extracurricular Activities|
|Point of Contact:||
|Deadline:||June 17, 2016 (NLT 5 p.m. EDT) (receipt date)|
Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).